Construction Updates Archive

Riviera Resort Update: February 2019

As we continue our Walt Disney World construction updates for February 2019, we check out progress on Disney’s Riviera Resort, the new Disney Vacation Club hotel being built on adjacent to Caribbean Beach on Barefoot Bay. Here we’ll share construction photos and thoughts on the latest news at this resort. Since our last construction update from

Coronado Springs Update – February 2019

Our next Walt Disney World construction update for February 2019 returns to Coronado Springs Resort where work continues on the Gran Destino hotel tower and Villa del Lago over-the-water restaurant. In this progress report, we’ll cover the latest details and take a stroll around Coronado Springs to see how things are looking now. Since our

Epcot Update – February 2019

We return to Epcot for the first of our February 2019 Walt Disney World construction reports. Although our last update from here was only a month ago, a ton has changed. Festival of the Arts is drawing to a close and Flower & Garden is almost underway, plus more visible construction progress has been made

Photos & Video: New Rooms at All Stars

We recently stayed All Star Movies Resort in a new room style that is coming over the next few years to all of the All Star Resorts in phases as part of Walt Disney World’s comprehensive hotel overhauls. In this review, we’ll cover everything from  our experience staying in these redesigned rooms to the schedule

Magic Kingdom Update – January 2019

We’re back to Magic Kingdom to continue our January 2019 Walt Disney World construction progress and random park updates. We’ve got a range of status updates on the Railroad, Speedway, Tron Lightcycle Power Run, Haunted Mansion, Space Mountain, and more. It’s also an interesting update because it’s the first one since August without a seasonal celebration in

Hollywood Studios Update: January 2019

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is the next stop in our January 2019 Walt Disney World construction updates, and as the park with the most ongoing work, it stands to reason that this update should be the most exciting, right?! In this DHS update, we’ll cover the latest on the Star Tours mystery structure, the Bus Stop Half Marathon, Star

Epcot Pre-Festival Update: January 2019

We’re back to “Diet Epcot” during the week leading up to Festival of the Arts, one of Walt Disney World’s newest and best special events. In this update, we’ll take a look at the kiosks going up around the park, construction, new merchandise, and other stuff. As a quick refresher, there are currently several projects

Skyliner Gondola Update: January 2019

We continue our January 2019 Walt Disney World construction updates with current progress reports on every single Skyliner gondola station: Art of Animation/Pop Century, Hollywood Studios, Epcot, Caribbean Beach, and Riviera Resort. We also have a look at one of the actual gondola cars in place at the station, commentary, and more. The Disney Skyliner has already